By: Candess Zona Mendola of MakeFoodSafe.com The CDC announced on July 25, 2023 another ground beef Salmonella outbreak. So far, 16 people in 4 states are sick: Connecticut (1), Massachusetts (1), New...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Massachusetts health officials reported Thursday that it has detected a novel strain of gonorrhea in a Massachusetts resident that showed reduced response to multiple antibiotics...

NewsDesk @bactiman63  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a food safety alert this week regarding a multistate outbreak of Listeria monocytogenes infections. Six people infected...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) today announced the first human case of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state this year. The individual is a female in her 70s who...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 On Sunday, The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) announced two cases of monkeypox in two adult men who had close contact with one another. Initial testing was completed...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Massachusetts state health officials today confirmed a single case of monkeypox virus infection in an adult male with recent travel to Canada. This is the first monkeypox case reported...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) has confirmed the presence of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) is advising consumers who have any Dog Gone Dog Treats to dispose of them. There have been three cases of salmonellosis (infection...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Massachusetts health officials an additional case of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state this year, the seventh to date. The latest case is reported in a woman in...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) announced Thursday two new human cases of West Nile virus (WNV) in the state this year. Both individuals are male, one in his 50s...